Eighty-first Legislature

Second Regular Session

Held at Charleston

Published by the Clerk of the House


West Virginia Legislature


of the

House of Delegates




Friday, January 10, 2014


[Mr. Speaker, Mr. Miley, in the Chair]


            The House of Delegates met at 10:00 a.m., and was called to order by the Honorable Timothy R. Miley, Speaker.

            Prayer was offered and the House was led in recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance.

            Delegate White suggested the absence of a quorum.

            The roll being called (Roll No. 4), and 31 members having answered to their names, the Speaker declared the absence of a quorum.

            Delegate White addressed the Members present regarding the situation which precipitated today’s absence of a quorum, and expressed the collective concern of the House due to the chemical leak which has spoiled the public water supply encompassing nine counties in West Virginia, including all of Kanawha County.

            At 10:05 a.m., the House of Delegates adjourned until 1:00 p.m., Monday, January 13, 2014.